US Secretary of Education to attend symposium in Newport

This is a file image of Dr. Miguel Cardona.

NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE) — A member of President Joe Biden’s cabinet will be in Newport on Monday.

U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona and Gov. Dan McKee will attend at the Institute for Education Innovation Summer Symposium.

The event brings together K-12 educators and entrepreneurs to promote investments in new public education ideas.

The symposium will kick off at 5:30 p.m. at the Hotel Viking.



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